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'TMC will emerge as third largest party after LS polls': Mamata   Mar 20, 10:49 am
Malda, Mar 20 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee has expressed confidence that her party would emerge as the third largest party and play a big role in national politics after the Lok Sabha polls.
NCW chief demands answers from Maharashtra Govt. on poor women safety record in Mumbai  Mar 18, 12:51 pm
New Delhi, Mar 18 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Tuesday expressed her anguish over the rising cases of crimes against women occurring in Mumbai.
NCW Chief seeks stern action against Tarun Tejpal  Feb 18, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, Feb.18 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) Chief, Mamta Sharma on Tuesday sought stern action against founder and former editor of investigative magazine Tehelka,Tarun Tejpal, who has been in judicial custody over allegations of sexually assaulting his woman colleague, a case that went viral and turned the focus back on crime against women.
NCW writes letter to LG and President demanding Bharti's suspension  Jan 28, 9:08 pm
New Delhi, Jan.28, (ANI): National Commissions for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Tuesday wrote letter to the Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung and President Pranab Mukherjee demanding suspension of Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti.
NCW demands apology from Kumar Vishwas over remark on Kerala nurses  Jan 22, 6:53 pm
New Delhi, Jan.22 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Wednesday demanded an apology from Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas for his remarks on nurses from Kerala during a stage show.
NCW describes Kejriwal's protest a 'childish act'  Jan 21, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Jan.21, (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) on Tuesday criticized Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's protest outside the Rail Bhawan, calling it a 'childish act'.
NCW to Kejriwal Govt.: 'Fulfill promise for women's safety'   Jan 15, 4:03 pm
Jaipur/New Delhi, Jan.15 (ANI): The National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Wednesday expressed concern for the safety of women in the capital after a Danish national was allegedly gang-raped, and said repeated incidents like these send out a very bad image of the country.
New spacesuit 'squeezes' astronauts' bones into shape   Jan 15, 11:47 am
Washington, Jan. 15 (ANI): Researchers have created a new spacesuit, which will help keep astronauts' posture in check, while they are in space.
NCW to send notice to 'shameless' baton wielding UP Police  Jan 14, 7:40 pm
Jaipur, Jan.14 (ANI): National Commission of Women (NCW) Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Tuesday called on the Uttar Pradesh Government to take appropriate action against police personnel who had resorted to a baton charge on women protesting over an accident on National Highway-2.
Role of Kolkata police questionable in gang rape case: NCW  Jan 1, 2:00 pm
Kolkata, Jan.1 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Wednesday expressed doubts over the role of Kolkata Police in the gang rape case and said had the police been alert, they could have prevented the second gang rape of the victim.
Mamta Banerjee says it is time for regional parties to take over  Dec 10, 4:17 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 10, (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) president Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said that the time is coming for the regional parties to take over the national politics given they are still together in an alliance.
SP's Naresh Agarwal stands by 'Rand' remark  Oct 26, 1:50 pm
Lucknow, Oct. 26 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal on Saturday stood by his 'Rand' remark, and asserted that his statement was used as an idiom to throw light on the Bharatiya Janata Party's trends.
SP's Agarwal will be served notice for 'extremely derogatory' 'Rand' remark: NCW  Oct 26, 12:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): National Commission of Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Saturday said the commission would send a notice to Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal to explain his indecent remark about women.
Womens' Commission Chairperson suggests harsh punishment in all pending rape cases  Aug 26, 8:27 pm
New Delhi, Aug.26 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday said that the incidents of rape can only be curbed if all pending cases are immediately taken up and harsh punishment is meted out to those accused of such heinous crime.
Mumbai gang rape: 'Contaminated mindset' must come to an end, says NCW  Aug 23, 11:44 am
New Delhi, Aug. 23 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Friday described the gang rape of a young photojournalist in Mumbai as extremely unfortunate, especially at a time when the country is yet to get over the horror of the December 16, 2012 rape case.
Swiss girl raped in Datia, NCW hits out at MP Government  Mar 16, 12:00 pm
New Delhi, Mar 16 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamata Sharma on Saturday criticised the Madhya Pradesh Government for not taking adequate steps in the wake of a Swiss woman being raped by seven men in Datia.
Suicide inside Tihar jail points to serious security lapse: NCW  Mar 11, 11:03 am
Kota/New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): The National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday demanded a thorough probe by competent authorities to ascertain what pushed Ram Singh, one of the key accused in the December 16 Delhi gang-rape case, to commit suicide in his cell.
Rape horror: NCW for change in mindset of people   Feb 7, 12:34 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Thursday lauded Delhi Police for arresting the person accused of raping a foreigner in South Delhi's Hauz Khas area, and said that some awareness programmes should be run so that there is a change in the mindset of the people.
Protecting girls' responsibility of parents and not of government: MP minister   Feb 5, 11:02 am
Bhopal, Feb 5 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Tribal Development Minister Vijay Shah has shown his insensitiveness by saying that protecting girls is responsibility of the parents and not the government.
BJP praises Omar, takes on critics of Kashmir's all-girls rock band  Feb 4, 1:13 pm
New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI): Lauding Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for coming to the defence of the all-girls rock band from the valley, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that those claiming themselves to be liberals are exposing themselves and even their double standards have come to light.
NCW backs J-K's all-girls rock band  Feb 4, 11:22 am
Bhopal, Feb. 4 (ANI): Asserting that there should be no difference on the basis of gender, National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday said there is no need to impose a ban on the all-girls rock band of Kashmir.
NCW advises government to extend time limit for abortion  Feb 3, 7:35 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Sunday advised the Union Health Ministry to push the time limit for abortions from 20 weeks to 24 weeks of pregnancy.
Activists, politicians praise recommendations on women's safety  Jan 24, 10:07 am
New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): Women rights activists and several Indian leaders, particularly those from the ruling Congress party, praised the recommendations of Justice Jagdish Sharan Verma judicial panel formed to review prevailing Indian laws vis-a-vis sex crimes.
Stringent action needed to curb rape cases: Tirath  Jan 21, 4:07 pm
New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Terming the gang-rape incident in Bhatinda in Punjab as "shameful" in which a woman was thrown out of a moving car after being forced upon for two days, Minister for Women and Child Development Krishna Tirath on Monday advocated life imprisonment to death for the perpetrators.
Ex-CJI Balakrishnan avoids commenting on giving capital punishment to gang-rape accused  Jan 4, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, Jan 4 (ANI): National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) chairperson Justice K.G. Balakrishnan on Friday refused to comment on whether those accused of the brutal gang-rape of a 23-year-old girl in a moving bus in South Delhi should be given capital punishment, saying it would not be fair to comment on the matter for the chargesheet has been submitted.